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All rights reserved.info@greenchimneys.orginfo@greenchimneys.orgTue, 21 Nov 2017 01:14:05 EST0Sharing Expertise in Residential EducationGreen Chimneys Executive Director Ed Placke offered an educators perspective at two important forums in October.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/sharing-expertise-in-residential-educationhttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/sharing-expertise-in-residential-educationMon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 ESTGreen Chimneys Receives Third Grant from the Petco Foundation for Dog Interaction ProgramWith continued support from the Petco Foundation, students with special needs and shelter dogs are helping each other.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-receives-third-grant-from-the-petco-foundation-for-dog-interaction-programhttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-receives-third-grant-from-the-petco-foundation-for-dog-interaction-programThu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 ESTGreen Chimneys Student Releases Rehabilitated Hawk There comes a moment, a series of closely considered moments actually, when a student is ready for the next step in his or her journey. Watch one child's symbolic moment.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-student-releases-rehabilitated-hawk-http://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-student-releases-rehabilitated-hawk-Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 ESTGreen Chimneys Names Successor to Longtime Executive Director Joe WhalenDr. Edward Placke to assume leadership of renowned education and human services agency in June 2017.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-names-successor-to-longtime-executive-director-joe-whalenhttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-names-successor-to-longtime-executive-director-joe-whalenWed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 ESTThe Green Chimneys Residential Program from a Parent's Perspectivehttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/the-green-chimneys-residential-program-from-a-parents-perspectivehttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/the-green-chimneys-residential-program-from-a-parents-perspectiveWed, 30 Mar 2016 00:00:00 ESTConfidence Takes the Stage at Green Chimneys Talent ShowFor children in our residential treatment program, some of whom struggle with communication, impulse control and sensory sensitivities, expressing yourself to a crowd of people under a literal spotlight is a meaningful milestone.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/confidence-takes-the-stage-at-green-chimneys-talent-showhttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/confidence-takes-the-stage-at-green-chimneys-talent-showFri, 29 Jan 2016 00:00:00 ESTGreen Chimneys Partners with Parents of Children with Special NeedsSince parents are the experts on their children, collaboration between staff and families is an essential part of each child's treatment plan. Learn about the training and knowledge we're building, together.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-partners-with-parents-of-children-with-special-needshttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-partners-with-parents-of-children-with-special-needsMon, 19 Oct 2015 00:00:00 ESTStudent Progress Report: Living and Learning at Green ChimneysWe're following up on a story from February. See how one young boy is making strides as a Green Chimneys resident and student.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/student-progress-report-living-and-learning-at-green-chimneyshttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/student-progress-report-living-and-learning-at-green-chimneysTue, 15 Sep 2015 00:00:00 ESTIn Student's Own Words: Celebrating Success at Green Chimneys Before leaving Green Chimneys to return to his home district, one student shares how he's grown.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/in-students-own-words-celebrating-success-at-green-chimneys-http://residential.greenchimneys.org/in-students-own-words-celebrating-success-at-green-chimneys-Wed, 12 Aug 2015 00:00:00 ESTStarting from Scratch: Equine-Assisted Therapy Helps New Green Chimneys ResidentExplore how one seven-year-old who struggles with relating to others and often misinterprets language, tone and non-verbal communication, is being helped by equine-assisted therapy and one very special American Shetland pony.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/starting-from-scratch-equine-assisted-therapy-helps-new-green-chimneys-residenthttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/starting-from-scratch-equine-assisted-therapy-helps-new-green-chimneys-residentFri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 ESTGreen Chimneys Research in Animal-Assisted Interventions Underway Green Chimneys is conducting its first study to develop and test an empirically supported animal-assisted intervention by integrating dogs into social skills training for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).http://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-research-in-animal-assisted-interventions-underway-http://residential.greenchimneys.org/green-chimneys-research-in-animal-assisted-interventions-underway-Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 ESTHorticultural Therapy Taps Into Residents Interests to Support Vocational EducationFor one boy, Saturday morning sessions with a registered horticultural therapist are not only therapeutic and often even fun, they're also establishing a foundation for vocational learning.http://residential.greenchimneys.org/horticultural-therapy-taps-into-residents-interests-and-supports-vocational-educationhttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/horticultural-therapy-taps-into-residents-interests-and-supports-vocational-educationTue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 ESTSiblings Celebrate Success at Green ChimneysMeet a brother and sister who are facing challenges and embracing opportunities to grow with the help of Green Chimneys' therapeutic day school and residential treatment programs. http://residential.greenchimneys.org/siblings-celebrate-personal-growth-at-green-chimneyshttp://residential.greenchimneys.org/siblings-celebrate-personal-growth-at-green-chimneysMon, 30 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EST